The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 399 276 273
Rank change year-on-year
-123 -3
Contract jobs citing WinForms 203 330 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.69% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 2.36% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 233 217
Average daily rate
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£360 £368 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -13.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £34.60 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £45.00 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +53.84%
WinForms
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14397 13957 14126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.01% 29.13% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9732 9259 8589
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 254 347
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £19.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -77 96 £500 +11.11% 46
South East -10 47 £300 -6.25% 23
East Midlands -8 16 £310 +3.33% 9
West Midlands -9 15 £325 +18.18% 10
Yorkshire -26 10 £350 +27.27% 32
South West -29 10 £308 +105.00% 17
North West -32 9 £325 +4.83% 21
East of England -16 5 £363 +11.53% 14
North East -38 1 £325 - 4
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms.

1 367 (85.75%) C#
2 336 (78.50%) .NET
3 227 (53.04%) SQL Server
4 188 (43.93%) WPF
5 176 (41.12%) SQL
6 134 (31.31%) Windows
7 126 (29.44%) ASP.NET
8 122 (28.50%) WCF
9 104 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
10 101 (23.60%) Finance
11 96 (22.43%) MVC
12 95 (22.20%) .NET Framework
13 91 (21.26%) Microsoft
14 78 (18.22%) Web Services
15 76 (17.76%) VB.NET
16 69 (16.12%) OO
17 67 (15.65%) TDD
18 66 (15.42%) HTML
19 64 (14.95%) XML
20 58 (13.55%) Front Office
21 57 (13.32%) JavaScript
22 56 (13.08%) Oracle
22 56 (13.08%) Visual Studio
23 54 (12.62%) T-SQL
24 50 (11.68%) SQL Server 2008
25 47 (10.98%) Banking
25 47 (10.98%) Scrum
26 45 (10.51%) Multithreading
27 43 (10.05%) CSS
28 42 (9.81%) Team Foundation Server

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (3.97%) IIS
2 14 (3.27%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.64%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (1.40%) Confluence
5 3 (0.70%) CMS
5 3 (0.70%) Node.js
5 3 (0.70%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.23%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.23%) Moodle
6 1 (0.23%) SAS
6 1 (0.23%) JBoss
6 1 (0.23%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.23%) GemFire
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.23%) Kentico
Applications
1 24 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.64%) MS Office
3 4 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.47%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.23%) Simulink
5 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.23%) Tridion
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.64%) LDAP
2 4 (0.93%) SSL
3 2 (0.47%) Internet
3 2 (0.47%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.23%) FTP
4 1 (0.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (53.04%) SQL Server
2 50 (11.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 17 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.10%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.10%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.93%) DB2
10 3 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.23%) DTS
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.23%) KDB
12 1 (0.23%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 56 (13.08%) Visual Studio
2 42 (9.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (6.31%) NUnit
4 23 (5.37%) JIRA
5 19 (4.44%) Subversion
6 13 (3.04%) TeamCity
7 10 (2.34%) MSTest
8 7 (1.64%) CruiseControl
8 7 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.40%) Rational Rose
9 6 (1.40%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.93%) MSI
11 3 (0.70%) Build Forge
11 3 (0.70%) Hudson
11 3 (0.70%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.47%) NCover
12 2 (0.47%) PowerBuilder
12 2 (0.47%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 101 (23.60%) Finance
2 58 (13.55%) Front Office
3 47 (10.98%) Banking
4 18 (4.21%) Investment Banking
5 15 (3.50%) Back Office
6 10 (2.34%) Retail
7 7 (1.64%) Games
8 5 (1.17%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.70%) Marketing
9 3 (0.70%) Electronics
9 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.47%) Advertising
10 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.23%) Legal
11 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 388 (90.65%) Developer
2 175 (40.89%) .NET Developer
3 167 (39.02%) C# Developer
4 58 (13.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (12.62%) WinForms Developer
6 38 (8.88%) Senior Developer
7 36 (8.41%) WPF Developer
8 33 (7.71%) Software Developer
9 29 (6.78%) VB.NET Developer
10 22 (5.14%) Software Engineer
11 16 (3.74%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (3.50%) Front Office Developer
13 14 (3.27%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (2.80%) SQL Developer
14 12 (2.80%) C# Software Engineer
14 12 (2.80%) .NET Software Engineer
14 12 (2.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 8 (1.87%) C++ Developer
16 7 (1.64%) Database Developer
17 6 (1.40%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (78.50%) .NET
2 188 (43.93%) WPF
3 126 (29.44%) ASP.NET
4 122 (28.50%) WCF
5 95 (22.20%) .NET Framework
6 78 (18.22%) Web Services
7 66 (15.42%) HTML
8 64 (14.95%) XML
9 43 (10.05%) CSS
10 38 (8.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 33 (7.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 30 (7.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 24 (5.61%) LINQ
13 24 (5.61%) jQuery
14 23 (5.37%) HTML5
15 17 (3.97%) Silverlight
16 16 (3.74%) XSLT
17 14 (3.27%) Castle Windsor
18 13 (3.04%) ADO.NET
19 10 (2.34%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.48%) Derivative
2 24 (5.61%) Equities
2 24 (5.61%) N-Tier
3 20 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.21%) Fixed Income
5 15 (3.50%) Client/Server
5 15 (3.50%) Hedge funds
6 14 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.34%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.87%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.64%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.40%) User Experience
10 6 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (1.40%) Grid Computing
11 5 (1.17%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (1.17%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.93%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.93%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 134 (31.31%) Windows
2 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (0.93%) Windows 8
3 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.70%) Linux
3 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.47%) UNIX
5 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.23%) Android
5 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (22.43%) MVC
3 69 (16.12%) OO
4 67 (15.65%) TDD
5 47 (10.98%) Scrum
6 45 (10.51%) Multithreading
7 37 (8.64%) Software Engineering
8 28 (6.54%) Unit Testing
9 26 (6.07%) OOD
10 22 (5.14%) MVVM
11 21 (4.91%) UML
12 17 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (3.04%) CRM
14 12 (2.80%) E-Commerce
14 12 (2.80%) SOA
14 12 (2.80%) Technical Architecture
15 11 (2.57%) OOP
15 11 (2.57%) Dependency Injection
15 11 (2.57%) BDD
16 10 (2.34%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 367 (85.75%) C#
2 176 (41.12%) SQL
3 76 (17.76%) VB.NET
4 57 (13.32%) JavaScript
5 54 (12.62%) T-SQL
6 36 (8.41%) C++
7 23 (5.37%) Java
7 23 (5.37%) VB
8 11 (2.57%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.34%) VBA
9 10 (2.34%) XAML
10 9 (2.10%) VB6
11 8 (1.87%) Python
12 4 (0.93%) C
12 4 (0.93%) ActionScript
12 4 (0.93%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.70%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.70%) ActionScript 2.0
13 3 (0.70%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 32 (7.48%) Degree
2 12 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.64%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.40%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.93%) MCSD
5 4 (0.93%) MCSE
6 3 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.10%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 91 (21.26%) Microsoft
2 56 (13.08%) Oracle
3 37 (8.64%) DevExpress
4 21 (4.91%) Sybase
5 14 (3.27%) TIBCO
6 9 (2.10%) Infragistics
7 6 (1.40%) IBM
8 4 (0.93%) Interwoven
8 4 (0.93%) Syncfusion
9 3 (0.70%) Perforce
9 3 (0.70%) Fidessa
9 3 (0.70%) SAP
10 2 (0.47%) Reuters
10 2 (0.47%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.47%) VMware
10 2 (0.47%) Telerik
10 2 (0.47%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.47%) AccuRev
10 2 (0.47%) 29West
11 1 (0.23%) Xamarin
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